CVE-2006-6956

Current Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a web page that contains a large number of nested marquee tags, a related issue to CVE-2006-2723.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 29, 2007
Last ModifiedJuly 29, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-20
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.3
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftIe********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Ie *

References

NameSourceURLTags
20060608 Ie opera dos exploithttp://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-06/0085.htmlBUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
firefox-marquee-dos(26898)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26898XF